Tag: Deals

Techpoint Africa

The (changing?) dynamics of large funding rounds in Africa

This post is a delayed version of Techpoint Digest, a week-daily newsletter that rounds up major happenings in African tech. You can start receiving it hours […]
May 6th, 2021
KrAsia

Southeast Asian Muslims are shopping earlier during Ramadan, report says

News Written by Ursula Florene Published on 6 May 2021  •  2 mins read With most countries still banning large gatherings, Muslims are heading online to search for new clothes […]
May 6th, 2021
KrAsia

Singapore’s Una Brands raises USD 40 million in one of the region’s largest seed rounds

News Written by Tech in Asia Published on 6 May 2021  •  1 min read Una Brands said it will use the funds to acquire companies that generate between USD […]
May 6th, 2021
Sifted

The Hyperloop that never was

The Pipenet prototype hidden behind a lab at the end of a muddy footpath, in the shadow of a declining steel mill in central Italy, is […]
May 5th, 2021
KrAsia

China’s new rules for VIEs leave tech companies in unchartered territory

News Written by Brady Ng Published on 5 May 2021  •  3 mins read Big tech in China is getting fined left and right. Some companies, particularly those that operate […]
May 5th, 2021
KrAsia

Indian startups bask in high valuation as investors remain upbeat on massive digital adoption

When Tiger Global led over USD 100 million funding rounds for healthcare firm Innovaccer and B2B commerce platform Infra.Market, quadrupling their valuations and turning them into […]
May 4th, 2021
Sifted

This is what Covid did to innovation budgets

More than a third of corporations cut their innovation budgets due to the Covid-19 pandemic, and around a third of companies stopped or decreased their collaboration […]
May 4th, 2021
WeeTracker

Deal-Street Africa [April 26- May 2]: 9 Startups Funded, 2 Acquisitions & 1 Fund Launch

Here is a recap of last week’s notable deals on the African continent; Fintechs lead with 35 percent of last week’s total funding deals. Kidato Raises […]
May 3rd, 2021
KrAsia

SAP Foundry, Publicis to launch accelerator with 7 new startups

News Written by NoCamels Published on 3 May 2021  •  3 mins read SAP.iO, the investment arm of German multinational SAP SE, announced last month that it has launched its […]
May 3rd, 2021
Sifted

Louis Saha: Finding the right investor is like choosing the right football club

If you ask the general public to talk about football transfer deals, or startups raising investment, I think you are likely to get the same sort […]
May 3rd, 2021
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